Hiroshima, Scorched Earth, and Nuclear Warfare

Why We Don't Kill Women and Children in War


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June 01, 2016

President Obama visits the Hiroshima war memorial, and calls for a moral evolution. We contrast three worldviews here: the Democrat worldview, the Republican worldview, and our worldview. We dust off the old just war theory from Western Christian history and go after the scorched earth approach to warfare that got its start with. . . you guessed it . . .William Tecumseh Sherman. The general had choice words for the blacks, and is well known for encouraging the extermination of the Plains Indians. If God's law provides anything, it provides a definition between good and evil. How Ôbout we resurrect this in our day?

About Your Host, Kevin Swanson

Homeschooled himself in the 1960's and 70's, Kevin Swanson and his wife, Brenda, are now homeschooling their five children. Since graduating from his homeschool and then serving as student body president of a large west coast university, he has gone on to other leadership positions in corporate management, church, and other non-profits.